Telecommunicator

Department: Police

 

Division:                     Communications

 

Rate of Pay:               $12.50/hr

 

Nature of Work:  This is responsible technical operation work in the dispatching of emergency public safety mobile units.

 

Examples of Work:

  • Receives and screens calls for emergency services.
  • Dispatches police, fire or emergency medical units as needed to required locations.
  • Answers 911 emergency phone lines; consults city cross-reference directory to determine street locations; logs calls.
  • Monitors the location of field units.
  • Performs related work as required.
  • Ability to accurately read and type 35+ words per minute on administered typing test.

 

Desirable Qualifications:  High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent and two (2) years experience or any equivalent combination of education and experience.  Must be able to type 35+ words per minute accurately.  Data Entry background helpful.

 

Selected candidate will work 12 hour shifts rotating monthly from Days to Nights.

 

 

 

 

Posting Date: October 30, 2017

 

Position will be posted at a minimum until November 6th, 4:40 pm

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